Veronica "Ronnie" Brzoska

September 16, 1922February 4, 2019

Veronica “Ronnie” Brzoska, 96, formerly of Somerset, NJ, passed away on February 4, 2019 in Bradenton, FL.

There will be no visitation. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 22, at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church in Sarasota, FL with Fr. Joseph Connolly officiating. Interment will follow at Manasota Memorial Park in Bradenton, FL.

Ronnie was born in Somerset, NJ to Stanley and Mary Ann (Orlowski) Dmuchowski on September 16, 1922. She married Stanley Brzoska on May 24, 1941. She graduated from New Brunswick High School and attended Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. Ronnie worked for Ethicon, Inc. in Somerville, NJ for 32 years, first as a secretary to the purchasing agent, then promoted to buyer. She was a parishioner of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church, where she was a Eucharistic Minister until her illness. She enjoyed golfing, politics, gambling, pinochle, and volunteer work.

Ronnie is preceded in death by her loving husband, Stanley, after 61 years of marriage. Others who predeceased her were two sisters, Xenia Brockman and Priscilla Panettiere, brother Lawrence Dmuchowski, nephew John Panettiere, Jr., and lifelong, best friend Carmela Andrews.

Ronnie is survived by her loving daughter, Joanne Brzoska Lain, with whom she lived in Bradenton, FL, and her son Thomas Brzoska of Venice, FL. Other survivors include her sister, Rita York of Somerville, NJ, and her brother, Vincent Dmuchowski, Sr. of Sarasota, FL.

Memorial funds may be given to Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church in Sarasota, FL. The family of Veronica Brzoska wishes to extend its sincere thanks to Tidewell Hospice, who assisted her and her family on Ronnie’s journey with Alzheimer’s Disease.


22 February

Memorial Service

10:00 am

Our Lady Queen of Maryrs

833 Magellan Dr
Sarasota, FL 34243


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Maxine Maxwell

February 7, 2019

A woman of G-d who adored her family, loved her friends and always kept the people she cared about in her prayers. She always prayed for me. Rest in peace, you deserve it.

Marleen Mahon

February 6, 2019

Ronnie, I can remember the fun we had in Las Vegas all those years ago. That love of Vegas never left you and your spunk for sitting at those machines!
Sending Prayers for you, my dear friend Joanne, and to Tom. You had a full life and you were WELL taken care of till the very end, We all should be so lucky! (((HUGS)))
Marleen Mahon